William E. Leonard papers [manuscript], 1920-1929.


William E. Leonard papers [manuscript], 1920-1929.

A letter to Georgia Lingafelt, 1927 October 21, concerns the "private edition" of "The Locomotive-god" and notes that the reviews were superficial except for [Joseph Wood?] Krutch's in "The Nation." A letter to Ludwig Lewisohn, 1928 January 1, compliments Thelma Spear Lewisohn's "First fruits." The papers also contain a letter to autograph seeker Glen Walton Blodgett, 1920 December 2; a quotation, 1929 January 7 beginning "We dare not think..." and a photograph cut from a magazine.

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SNAC Resource ID: 7094416

University of Virginia. Library

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Krutch, Joseph Wood, 1893-1970

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Leonard, William Ellery, 1876-1944

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American poet, translator of Beowulf, scholar and English professor From the description of William E. Leonard papers [manuscript], 1920-1929. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 231753963 American poet and literary scholar William Ellery Leonard (1876-1944) taught English at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Edna Davis Romig (b. 1889) was a professor of English for 36 years, most of them spent at the University of Colorado at Boulder. ...

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Lingafelt, Georgia,

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Blodgett, Glen Walton

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